Our Team

Founder, Leader, Mentor
Philip B. Smith (1936 - 2016)

Managing Directors:

David Batchelor
Email: [email protected]
35+ years of international experience in global risk and insurance leadership. Active in PE, VC, and InsureTech advisory and capital raising work.

Bob Braddick
Email: [email protected]
Human resources, leadership, workforce development, M&A.

J.D. Calder
Email: [email protected]

Alice V. Clark
Email: [email protected]
Insurance, business and estate planning, and investments.

Kevin Hurley
Email: [email protected]
Economic and financial research, investment management, and hedge funds.

Janet F. Levitt
Email: [email protected]
Venture capital, charitable foundations, medical research and development, and alternative investments.

Helen MacKenzie
Email: hmackenzie@iqventureadvisors,com
West Coast liaison. Venture capital and private equity funds, enterprise and digital media companies, charitable foundations, and non-profit organizations (Children’s Hospital, medical, subsidized housing, horticultural foundations, Junior League) governance and financing for private companies.

Cy Quadland
Email: [email protected]
Global risk due diligence for venture capital and private equity investments.

Will Tifft
Email: [email protected]
Media strategy and operations, corporate communications.


Peter Burnim
Email: [email protected]
Corporate and private banking, capital markets, insurance, and alternative investments.

David Cripps
Email: [email protected]
International asset advisory.

Bruno Fortier
Email: [email protected]
Canadian businesses and investments.

Arthur Petrou
Email: [email protected]
Management consulting and venture capital.

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